50 Years Forward’ series honors civil rights efforts

In cel­e­bra­tion of the 50th anniver­sary of the land­mark Civil Rights Act, North­eastern Uni­ver­sity has orga­nized a year­long series com­mem­o­rating the people, events, and groups ded­i­cated to civil rights in America and around the globe. These events include a Gallery 360 exhibit opening Thursday.

3Qs: ‘West Memphis Three’ set free

Pro­fessor Jack Levin exam­ines the unusual nature of a murder case in which three young men served nearly 20 years in prison for a crime that new DNA analysis sug­gests they did not commit